Get Free, Friendly, Expert Advice
Call 1-888-352-9466 or email

Designed and Manufactured in Canada Since 1980


AxiomAudio Blog

Axiom’s New Computer Speakers

Blind Listening Tests

Sneak Peek into Axiom’s Current Research and Development

Wall'O'Fame
Solarrdadd's 7.1 Apartment HT!
A promise is A promise... Axiom's second home
Who's Online
2 registered (Eno, craigsub), 41 Guests and 7 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Financing
Forum Stats
13365 Members
11 Forums
23104 Topics
408525 Posts

Max Online: 378 @ 02/24/13 04:33 PM
Top Posters
Ken.C 17866
pmbuko 16326
SirQuack 13356
CV 11406
MarkSJohnson 11078
Meanwhile On Facebook

󾓶Ay, caramba! Our 'sneak peek' announcement in this morning's newsletter genera...

󾔸 Testing various operating systems with our new High Power Computer Speakers t...

Kick it up for Tone!

For all of you music lovers and studio geeks, this is absolutely amazing! https...

Page 2 of 2 < 1 2
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#388954 - 01/29/13 06:58 PM Re: Universal Remotes, a technology shift? [Re: Ken.C]
INANE Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 02/04/04
Posts: 1674
Loc: Omaha, Nebraska
Originally Posted By: Ken.C
I don't want to have to make a minimum of 8 motions (unlock swipe, enter passcode, find and open app, press button, not counting the movement to pull the damned thing out of my pocket) to adjust the volume when I can just pick up a remote and press one button.

So there.


Nyah.


Agreed BUT I think phones/tablets make for great supplemental remote control devices.
_________________________
-Ben
HT v2.0 !
HT v1.0

Top
#388961 - 01/29/13 09:50 PM Re: Universal Remotes, a technology shift? [Re: fredk]
ClubNeon Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 02/06/09
Posts: 3453
Loc: Western Maryland, USA
I'm researching building a total home control package that'll offer a webpage interface. But it's not something off-the-shelf, I'm making sure all the all the pieces of my entertainment/lighting/security/environmental systems offer documented Ethernet (or at least serial) interfaces. I'll be tying everything together with my own code (a lot of the code exists as Open Source, but it needs adapted to specific devices) running on an embeded Linux server.

That way I'll be able to control everything from any device that has a web browser, and is able to connect to the home network via WiFi, Ethernet, or VPN.
_________________________
Pioneer VSX-1018AH-K, PDP-5020FD, DV-79AVi
Axiom M22s, VP150, QS8s
Sony PS3, surround backs
-Chris

Top
#388978 - 01/30/13 12:34 AM Re: Universal Remotes, a technology shift? [Re: ClubNeon]
CV Offline
Founder, Axiom Upgrade Club
shareholder in the making

Registered: 07/20/06
Posts: 11406
Loc: Richland, WA, USA
Wow, I can't wait to read your thread about that.

Top
Page 2 of 2 < 1 2



Moderator:  alan, Amie, Andrew, axiomadmin, Brent, Debbie, Ian, Jc 

Home  |  Corporate Info  |  Products  |  Message Board  |  FAQs  |  Warranty  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Statement   |  Contact Us

©2015 Colquhoun Audio Laboratories Limited
All Rights Reserved.